BETTY BELL SCHOLARSHIP

Latest News Families First of Palm Beach County is currently accepting applications for the Betty Bell Scholarship.  This scholarship is awarded to an individual who is currently enrolled in a Masters’ of Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or Counseling program in an accredited university in Florida.  The individual must have a history of and […]

A Creative Look at Strategies & Solutions for Donors and their Charitable Goals

Latest News Listen to our experts talk about charitable giving, benefits and tax exemptions that you are entitled to and other ways your donations can work for you and your charity. For any questions, please email Samantha Whiteman at swhiteman@familiesfirstpbc.org Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email

Take a look at our 14th Annual Children’s Day Luncheon event!

This year we went virtual. Enjoy amazing speakers, musical performances by students and much more!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDbh9JJMebY Keynote Speaker – Mack Bernard Mack Bernard was elected to the Palm Beach County Commission, District 7 in 2016 and was the first Black male and Haitian-American Palm Beach County Commissioner.  In 2018 he was appointed Mayor.  Commissioner Bernard comes […]

Connectivity through the lens of Covid-19

Staying connected to the individuals, families, and communities we serve during this unprecedented and stressful time has been a priority for Families First. As we navigated through uncharted waters, our therapists were forced to discover creative ways to stay connected to clients at home & schools in order to provide mental health services and resources […]

What is Healthy Families Florida?

Latest News Click on this video to find out more about Healthy Families Florida and the services we provide in Palm Beach County.  You can also get more information under the Programs tab. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSCll7yU-Yo&feature=youtu.be Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email

Families First Harriet Goldstein Award Nomination

Latest News Each year, Families First of Palm Beach County seeks to recognize an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the most-challenged children and families of Palm Beach County. We are seeking nominations for the 2020 Harriet Goldstein Award. Harriet Goldstein was a long standing Families First board member. In recognition of her […]

Water Safety Tips for Summer

Latest News A child or weak swimmer can drown in the time it takes to reply to a text, put a load of laundry in the washer or apply sunscreen. Death and injury from drownings happen every day in home pools and hot tubs, at the beach or in oceans, lakes and canals, bathtubs, toilets, washers and even buckets. […]

Millions of people are affected by mental illness each year.

Latest News 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year 1 in 25 U.S. adults experience serious mental illness each year 1 in 6 U.S. youth age 6-17 experience a mental disorder each year 50% of all lifetime mental illness begins by age 14, & 75% by age 24 Suicide is the 2nd […]

Clinics Can Help Donation

Latest News Families First received 50 Pack N Plays from the Clinics Can Help Event to help our families. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email